Terra Sabaea Crater - False Color

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Image Credit: NASA/JPL/ASU

About this image

The THEMIS VIS camera contains 5 filters. The data from different filters can be combined in multiple ways to create a false color image. These false color images may reveal subtle variations of the surface not easily identified in a single band image. Today's false color image shows most of the floor of an unnamed crater in Terra Sabaea. Sand dunes are visible on the crater floor. Dark blue tones in this filter combination indicate basaltic sand.

Please see the THEMIS Data Citation Note for details on crediting THEMIS images. 


Image ID: 
V79163003 (View data in Mars Image Explorer)
2019-10-19 14:21
Tue, 2021-05-25
512 pixels (18 km)
1824 pixels (65 km)
0.035803 km/pixel
0.0360973 km/pixel


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